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Staff Shortages Can Lead
to Pharmacy Malpractice

In the last couple of years, Covid has caused the workload in pharmacies to rise dramatically, but staffing levels have actually decreased during this same time period. This combination can lead to deadly consequences of pharmacy malpractice. Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians alike have been overworked and understaffed due to the Covid pandemic. On top of […]

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Video: Medication Mistakes
Can Be Tragic

Video Transcript Medication mistakes can be tragic. In fact, this medication error has resulted in a reckless homicide charge against a nurse, who pled not guilty to the charge. Paralyzing drug given instead of a sedative As the Associated Press and other news outlets reported, the nurse allegedly injected a 75-year-old lady with paralytic anesthetic, […]

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How to Deal with Pharmacy Prescription Errors in South Carolina

Amounting to a whopping 300.86 billion US dollars in sales in the year 2020, the pharmacy and drugstore industry in the US is big business. From the huge chain drugstores like CVS and Walgreens, to medical clinics, grocery stores, hospitals and nursing homes, prescription drugs are everywhere. In the US, there are 88,000 pharmacies spread across various facilities including […]

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What Happens When the Pharmacy Gives You the Wrong Medication?

Getting the wrong medication from the pharmacy and suffering serious harm sounds like a nightmare, but it’s shockingly common:  according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), medication errors cause at least one death every day and injure about 1.3 million people annually in the United States. So what happens when a medication error […]